Dental Polishers


Inscriptions on this cardboard package read in part “ASK YOUR DEALER FOR / PERFECTION / PROPHILACTIC / POLISHERS / A W-W Product / U.S. PAT. NOS. 2,017,881-1,982,336.”

Ref: Adolph D. Wiseman, “Dental Took,” U.S. Patent 1,982,336 (Nov. 27, 1934).

Adolph D. Wiseman, “Dental Tool,” U.S. Patent 2,017,881 (Oct. 22, 1935).

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Credit Line: Gift of Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.291116.300Accession Number: 291116Catalog Number: 291116.361

Object Name: prophylactic polisherOther Terms: Dentistry

Measurements: overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in; x 8.89 cm x 6.35 cm


Record Id: nmah_733049

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